University of Maryland Extension

Open House: Water-Wise is Bay-Wise

When: 
Saturday, Jun. 8, 2013 - 9:00am
Where: 
UME Carroll County
Address: 
UME Carroll County
700 Agricultural Center Dr
Westminster, MD 21157
United States
Presenter: 
Sarah Hiderbrand
Description/Notes: 

A presentation and demonstration on water conservation.  Sarah’s three dimensional demonstration model visually illustrates water conservation techniques.  See the advantages of rain gardens and permeable pavement vs. hard surfaces.

9:00 - Noon:   Outdoor activities for the general public include:

  • Tours of the Master Gardener Shirley Garden & Gillette Garden
  • Rain Barrel demonstration,
  • “Green Cleaners” demonstration by Virginia Brown
  • “Garden” Yard Sale
  • Plant Sale!
  • Garden handouts!
Cost: 
$10
Contact: 
Stephen Allgeier
Contact Email: 
hortman@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
(410) 386-2760
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